Two men dead after VW Golf crashes on A442

Two men have died after the car they were travelling in left the road and crashed into a tree in Shropshire.

The accident happened on the A442 near Hodnet at around 22:35 BST on Monday.

Both men in the VW Golf were pronounced dead at the scene. An ambulance service spokesman said there were two other cars, both undamaged, at the site.

Fire crews and police also attended the scene. The A442 remains closed in both directions between the junctions with the A53 and the B5062.

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